Andrew Gartshore

ID# 5039, (1902 - 27 May 1942)

Andrew Gartshore was born in 1902 at Old Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Parents: Walter Gartshore and Mary McFarlane.1

Andrew Gartshore married Margaret Stewart Simpson, daughter of William Simpson and Mary Laird, on 6 Sep 1929 at 10 Donaldson Place, Tannochside, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

After Banns according to the forms of the United Free Church of Scotland.

Andrew Gartshore
Butcher (journeyman) Bachelor
Aged 26
Usual Res: Clydesdale Place, Crosshill, Baillieston
Parents: Walter Gartshore, School Janitor (dec) & Mary McFarlane
Margaret Stewart Simpson
Domestic Servant (spinster)
Aged 22
Usual Res: 10 Donaldson Place, Tannochside
Parents: William Simpson, Coal Miner & Mary Laird

Witnesses: Joseph McFarlane Gartshore, 58 Crosshill Baillieston & Ellen Simpson, 6 Donaldson Place, Tannochside Uddingston

No notice in Glasgow Herald.2,3

Andrew died on 27 May 1942 at Hartwood Asylum, Shotts, Lanarkshire, Scotland , at age 40 years

Andrew Gartshore, Butcher (Journeyman), married to Margaret Stewart Simpson
At 11:20am aged 40 yrs.
Usual Res: 136 Main Street, Baillieston
Parents: Walter Gartshore, School Janitor (dec) & Mary MacFarlane (dec)

Informant was F M Gartshore, Brother, 33 Rhindsmuir Avenue, Baillieston

No notice in Glasgow Herald.2,4

Andrew's cause of death on 27 May 1942 was from Disseminated Sclerosis (Multiple Sclerosis - MS)
Chronic Myocarditis
Hypostatic Pneumonia.

Andrew and Margaret had 1 known child.

Family: Andrew Gartshore and Margaret Stewart Simpson


  1. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1902 Old Monkland (Western District), Lanark, 652/01 0097. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  2. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  3. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1929 Bothwell, Lanark, 625/01 0093.
  4. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1942, Calderhead, Lanark, 626/B0 0119.